A Report Accuses A Justice Department Official Of Assaulting And Harassing Women

The report does not name the official, only saying that he has retired and that prosecutors declined to bring charges against him. Source: Buzzfeed - https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/zoetillman/justice-department-officlal-sexual-harassment-assault

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Milo Yiannopoulos’s collapse shows that no-platforming can work

The former conservative media star is broke, saddled with as much as $4 million in debt. There’s a reason for that. Source: Vox - https://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2018/12/5/18125507/milo-yiannopoulos-debt-no-platform

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Jerry Saltz: How to Be an Artist

Jerry Saltz on how to be an artist. New York magazine’s art critic on his 33 rules to take you from clueless amateur to generational talent (or at least help you live life a little more creatively). Source: Vulture  - https://www.vulture.com/2018/11/jerry-saltz-how-to-be-an-artist.html?_ga=2.233602203.423926098.1544018671-1288268369.1529454073

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Why Do Supreme Court Nominees Have ‘Sherpas’?

The term is a case study in how words from Asian languages work their way into English, often with an exoticizing air that masks more complex cultural histories. Source: The Atlantic - https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2018/07/why-do-supreme-court-nominees-have-sherpas/566345/

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The Summer of Rage

White men are the minority in the United States — no wonder they get uncomfortable when their power is challenged. Source: The Cut - https://www.thecut.com/2018/06/summer-of-rage.html

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Claire Evans wrote “Broad Band” about women who founded the internet

Her new book follows the stories of women in tech from Ada Lovelace in the 1800s to cyber feminists of the ‘90s. Source: Recode - https://www.recode.net/2018/3/16/17115036/claire-evans-writer-author-history-of-women-internet-broad-band-ada-lovelace-cyber-fem

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The Parkland Students Are Fictional Heroes Come To Life

You would too if you’d grown up reading the Hunger Games. Source: The Cut - https://www.thecut.com/2018/03/parkland-students-emma-gonzalez-david-hogg.html

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Why are teens across America standing up to Congress?

A conversation between Women’s March Youth activist Winter Minisee and Crooked Contributor Julissa Arce about how Generation Z plans to stop school shootings. Source: Crooked Media - https://crooked.com/podcast/teens-across-america-standing-congress/

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The Uprising of Women in Red States Is Just Beginning

From the teachers’ strikes in West Virginia to Oklahoma and beyond, working-class women have always known what it takes to fight back. Source: The Cut - https://www.thecut.com/2018/03/the-uprising-of-women-in-red-states-is-just-beginning.html

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